At ASB Showgrounds, we’re bringing together the very best breweries and cider makers in New Zealand and Australia for one specTAPular festival. Welcome to GABS Beer, Cider & Food Fest presented by Liquorland! 

Be the first to sample from 90 unique Festival Beers & Ciders brewed especially for the event, wander a marketplace packed full of breweries, and enjoy some of the city’s best street food. Strut your putts at the Holey Moley Golf Club. Learn from the best at the Craft College and Ariston Food & Drink Experience. And dance like nobody's watching at the Silent Disco. Whether you’re new to craft beer, or the most fervent fan, we’ve got one hell of a festival lined up for you! Check it all out below.

 
 

EVENT
INFO

All you need to know to plan your GABS experience.

 

FESTIVAL BEERS & CIDERS

Up to 90 exclusive, new release brews.
 

 
 
 

LIQUORLAND
MARKETPLACE

It’s a who’s who of New Zealand and Australia's brewing scene.

 

STREET
FOOD

Tasty treats from the city’s best street food vendors.
 

 
 
 

FESTIVAL
HIGHLIGHTS

Mini golf, silent disco, more!
Check it all out here.
 

 

BUY
TICKETS

With options for everyone from the beer curious to the seasoned hopheads.